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Synonyms for runoff
ˈrʌnˌɔf, -ˌɒf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overflow, runoff, overspill(noun)

    the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity

    Synonyms:
    flood, outpouring, overflow, overspill

  2. runoff(noun)

    a final election to resolve an earlier election that did not produce a winner

    Synonyms:
    overflow, overspill

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    run-off, stormwater, flow, leaching, drainage

How to pronounce runoff?

Alex
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How to say runoff in sign language?

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#4817flood
#8817drainage
#12225overflow
#14581runoff
#17433stormwater
#36330leaching
#53663outpouring
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How to use runoff in a sentence?

  1. John Kennedy:

    I was in a runoff in December and we were worried about turnout and he kind of energized the base and I really appreciated him coming down.

  2. Casey Cagle:

    It’s great to come in first place. We’ve got a lot more to be done, we are right where we need to be in terms of this runoff.

  3. Michael Whatley:

    Mr. Cawthorn ran a fantastic campaign during the primary and the runoff, and we are completely confident that next January, he will be sworn in to represent the 11th District in the House of Representatives, he will be a great fighter for Smoky Mountain families and always put America first.

  4. Jay Sirois:

    This has to be viewed in the wider picture of the significant amount of evidence available that shows there are other, more important causes of coral decline such as global warming, overfishing, pollution and runoff.

  5. Jason Kirk:

    Our water managers have dealt with such large quantities of rain and runoff entering the lake that it would cover the entire state of Delaware in two feet of water, however, after visiting with local elected officials in Martin County yesterday and viewing the algae first hand, we felt compelled to take action, even though we need to remain vigilant in managing the level of Lake Okeechobee.


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